Sing to the Lord a new song! Sing his praise from the ends of the earth! - Isaiah 42:10 (CEB)

One day I began my usual morning prayers. I prayed for my children’s needs, my needs, and the needs of friends and family. Suddenly, a vivid image of a gumball machine popped into my head. As a child, I enjoyed putting a coin in the slot, turning the handle, and...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord God, help us not to wait until we need something but to stay close to you at all times, expressing praise and trust. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Psalm 33:1-9

Thought for the Day

I will balance my prayerful petitions with praise for what God has done.

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